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The Local-Foreigner

Published by Young Park
Why do I feel so comfortable here? Standing on the tram during my daily morning commute, I watched the familiar…
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Zemun, a municipality of Belgrade

Strangeness and Familiarity

Published by Carter Teng
The progression of my homesickness was alarming. I had been in Belgrade for less than two weeks when I changed…
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Hungary’s War on Human Rights

Published by Dillon Leovic
“The police grabbed the first man they saw. They grabbed him and started beating him with their batons. There was…
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Dissolving Plans

Published by Ellie Sweezy '20
I have found Duke to be a place where almost everyone has a plan. While plans are important, they can…
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Not Quite Enough

Published by Grace Y. Cai ' 19
[Conversation with a vegetable stall owner, in Mandarin] "What kind of vegetables are these?" "Are you Chinese?" "Uhh, yes." Great.…
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Published by Qasim Hadeed '20
He stands still, but that is not what defines his state, even though his eyes mirror his posture, but also…
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Published by Brian Englar
(This blog is from the Summer of 2016.) For the third consecutive summer, DukeEngage has sent a group of Duke students…
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Helping Hand

Published by James Wang
(This blog is from the Summer of 2016.) “Burger?” A refugee came to my window of the Info Park “No,…
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